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Restricting freedom camping, 2011

The Freedom Camping Act 2011 placed restrictions on the activities of freedom campers (camping in places other than camping grounds) in New Zealand, and imposed fines for breaching them. This 2011 television news clip explains the background to the new law.

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How to cite this page:

Mark Derby, 'Camping - Camping in the 2000s', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/39204/restricting-freedom-camping-2011 (accessed 25 June 2022)

Story by Mark Derby, published 5 Sep 2013